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[BREAKING NEWS]  Metalcloak Acquires Kargo Master Safari
RANCHO CORDOVA, CA – Armored Works, LLC, parent company of premier off-road suspension and body armor manufacturer Metalcloak, has completed an asset purchase agreement of the Kargo Master Safari (KMS) line of Jeep racks and accessories from Kargo Master, a subsidiary of Auto Truck Group, a work truck upfitter... Read more
Plug In Hybrid Jeep Wranglers Back in the News
We see them more and more — hybrids, electric and eco-friendly cars. Technology is advancing to make these vehicles more appealing to the average driver; but what about Jeep? Well, meet the future… The Jeep Wrangler, not well known for fuel economy appears to be going green. Jeep has... Read more
Merry Happy New Year to All
May your New Year be filled with Jeeps, Jeeping and Jeep trails galore! May your days find you surrounded by friends, family and days of joy.  May your health be the best it can be. Our entire family at ModernJeeper, Metalcloak, and ModernJeeper Adventures wishes you a  safe and... Read more
Merry Christmas from the ModernJeeper Family
It has been an amazing year for ModernJeeper and our Jeeping community in general.  We are thankful for so much, especially the freedom we have in this great country to celebrate the holidays and Christmas.  Treasure this joyous time with your family and friends, and be safe as we... Read more
Giving News!  Warn Donates Winches to Help Disaster Relief Organization
We at the ModernJeeper family love hearing stories of giving this time of year.  And when one of our partners steps up big time to help those in need, we are thrilled to share the news with you.   From Hurricanes Dorian to Harvey, to floods and to wildfires, this... Read more
Update!  Oceano Dunes — Pismo — A Tale of Two Parks
Special to ModernJeeper by Amy Granat of the California Off-Road Vehicle Association (CORVA) with some history and facts about the politically motivated attacks against this great recreation area.  All of us at ModernJeeper believe firmly that our battles for access for motorized recreation must be from a united voice;... Read more
[pics] Racing! Jeepspeed Racers at Laughlin Desert Classic
Jeepspeed Racers Bring It At Laughlin Desert Classic October 10-13, 2019  was an incredible race by one of the longest-running spec classes in desert races.  Here’s a report from our friends at Jeepspeed. Laughlin, NV Offroad races are scored on elapsed time. The cars start at different intervals, so... Read more
Jeep Look-Alike Looks Too Much Alike — Roxor vs. Jeep
Go ahead, ModernJeepers, say it! The Mahindra Roxor is just a UTV (side by side) with more payload than a Willys and a cool look. Ooops. That cool look has them in trouble again. If you think it looks like an old Willys Jeep, you’re right. That’s not an... Read more
News!  DV8 Joins Keystone Automotive’s Off-Road Category
Detroit’s Huron Capital, a private equity firm, announced its aftermarket car accessories and restoration parts platform, Drake Automotive Group, has acquired Riverside, California-based DV8 Offroad, a designer and distributor of off-road accessories and wheels.  These companies are all part of the Keystone Operations. The deal marks the fifth add-on... Read more
The Great American Off-Road Race™ Announces The Mint 400 Military Challenge
All of us at ModernJeeper, Metalcloak and Cloakworks4x4 support our military, active duty and veterans wholeheartedly. So when an already amazing off-road motorsports race like The Mint 400 adds a Military Challenge, we are stoked!  This race will raise a new awareness to our military and their families.  We... Read more